Tuesday, May 31, 2011
  • Mitsubishi Hopes To Heat Up Market For Ductless AC

    Joe Mastroianni, chief marketing officer at Mitsubishi Electric's heating, ventilation and air conditioning division, tells Marketing Daily the opportunity for Mitsubishi ductless systems in the U.S. is both for new houses and older central systems that cost a fortune and aren't doing the trick. ...Read the whole story

  • ABC Upfront Registers 9% CPM Gains

    ABC and CW have been active in making some media agency upfront deals -- following Fox's move, now nearly completing its TV upfront market sales process. ABC, running on the heels of broadcast leader Fox, has been making media agreements with CPM increases in the 9% to 10% range. ...Read the whole story

  • Tribune Names Larsen New Broadcast Boss

    With most of its top executives replaced over the last year, Tribune Co. has filled one of the last remaining spots: Nils Larsen has been appointed CEO of Tribune's broadcast division. Larsen will also continue in his previous role as Tribune's chief investment officer. ...Read the whole story

  • Hoffman To EVP, Cox Media

    Cox Media Group has named Bill Hoffman its new executive vice president, overseeing specific radio, TV and newspaper operations. Tim McVay succeeds him a ...Read the whole story

  • Bamboom To Test Digital TV Distribution

    Bamboom is currently looking for New York-area TV viewers to participate in a beta test that would be delivery-free over the air channels to viewers, via various digital devices. ...Read the whole story

  • 3D Movies Sales Slide, 3D TV Grows

    Entertainment executives may be seeing a softening of interest in 3D movies, but one survey says 3D television sets continue to show rapid growth, though there are obstacles, such as insufficient content. ...Read the whole story

  • NBC To Air 'The Voice' Post-Super Bowl

    NBC is so committed to the success of "The Voice," it announced it would get the plum spot after the Super Bowl on Feb. 5 with a one-hour episode. ...Read the whole story

ACRM?

I recently received a customer service call from a local retailer advising me that my order was available for pick-up. It was an automated call. After a few mandatory responses from me ("press 1 now"), the ...More